The National Institute of Social Development (NISD) signed a MoU with the University of Sri Jayawardenapura on February 01 to offer a degree in ‘Social Work’ degree as well as a post-graduate diploma.
NISD which comes under the Ministry of Social Empowerment and Welfare, will also award other diplomas through Sri Jayawardenapura University.
The MoU was signed at a ceremony held in the Minstry of Education, Battaramulla.
Higher Education Minister S.B. Dissanyake, Ministry Secretary Mahinda Senevirathne, Vice Chancellor of the University Prof. Sampath Amarathunghe, and NISD Director General Ridley Jayasinghe participated at the event.